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William Peake, Sr
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Birth: 1687
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1761
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA

Note: Birth and death dates are approximate only.
Birth in Stafford Co. now Fairfax Co.
Death: possibly at plantation in Gum Springs on Little Hunting Creek. He was a Vestryman of Truro Parish, Pohick Church, and friend of Geo Washington. Geo. Washington became the Vestryman in the place of William Peake. William married Sarah ? and had children:
William Peake Jr. b.c. 1720 Fairfax Co.Va. d. 9 Jul 1755 Fairfax Co. Va.
Elizabeth Peake dies single.
John Peake b.c1722 Va. d. May 1780 Hamlton Farquire Co. Va. m. Mary Harrison Brown
Mary Anne Peake b.12 Feb 17? Va. d.1 Nov 1809 Mt Gilead Fairfax Co. Va. m. Abednego Adams
Humphrey Peake b.11Feb 1733 Fairfax Co. Va.d.11 Jan 1785 Fairfax Co. Va. m. Mary Stonestreet
?Henry Peake (was he a child of theirs)
Sarah Peake b. 21 Nov 1734 Fairfax co. Va. m. William Triplett.
WILL: 11 Jan 1761 proved 17 Feb 1761. Sons: John (to have land which my father bought of Thomas Baxter, in the tract of land purchased by my grandfather of Robert Collingworth). Humphrey Peake (to have land father bought of Benoi Tillett), William Peake, Daughters Mary Adams and Sarah. Exrs: sons William & Humphrey.
BURIAL: Buried in the GOOD EARTH that GOD provided for them in Virginia, most likely on their farm someplace, plowed under and decayed by now. Not important to know exactly WHERE,you would never find them anyway, but your welcome to go looking and good luck. If you should find them please let me know. 
Family links: 
  John Peake (1665 - 1728)
  Humphrey Peake (1731 - 1785)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: JoAnne Peake
Record added: Feb 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65525244

6th great grandfather
- Erma Chambers
 Added: Dec. 13, 2014

- Clarine Sherrill Vogler
 Added: Sep. 16, 2014

- Rhianna Schoonover
 Added: Apr. 15, 2013
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